[sc34wg3] Modularization

Rath, Holger (empolis KL) sc34wg3@isotopicmaps.org
Mon, 10 Feb 2003 09:57:48 +0100


Michel Biezunski [mailto:mb@coolheads.com] wrote:
> <snip>
> The challenge we are confronted to now is putting the
> pieces back together. Who is going to take topic maps
> seriously if we first have to explain that when we mean
> topic maps, we mean topic maps flavor #1 and absolutely not
> topic maps flavor #2? And depending who you speak to, 
> you will get just the opposite answer! Do you really 
> believe this is a recipe for success?

No. This is exactly my concern that the market sees topic
maps as you describe it above. I agree that we have to
ensure that this is not happening. It might be the case
that I disagree with you how we can achieve this "one market
view". But we'll see.